Happy First Friday of 2019. Please read and enjoy this selection from Ontario Edubloggers. Chocolate by Trial and Error Sheila Stewart writes a post that will bring out your inner Julia Child. It's a real departure from her regular posts - the previous one was about Effective School Councils - but still an interesting read. … Continue reading This Week in Ontario Edublogs
Better late than never, I guess. I had created a Wordle of the results from the Magna Carta for the digital age 2015 Project but didn't post it. So, here it is... Interesting, no?
Michelle Cordy (@cordym on Twitter) continued her series of interviews leading to the Bring IT, Together Conference in Niagara Falls on November 5-7, 2014. Last night, she talked to Derrick Schellenberg (@Mr_Schellenberg) and Brian Aspinall (@mraspinall) about their sessions. This time, the focus was on inquiry in the classroom. Both Derrick and Brian have TLLP projects … Continue reading Pre #BIT14 Interview with Derrick Schellenberg and Brian Aspinall
On my drive home yesterday, I heard on the radio about this being the big weekend to preview Microsoft Windows 7. One reviewer's first impressions are available here. While still focused on driving, my mind did start to wander about my history with Windows. Like everyone these days, the household does have a computer or … Continue reading Microsoft Windows and me
This year, more than ever, there was so much followup discussion following the Western Regional Computer Advisory Committee's Symposium. I must admit that I'm taken aback by the tone of some of the comments, There are comments like "I doubt that things will change" and "Here are reasons why it won't work" and "I'm concerned … Continue reading What to do now?
This image was posted on Twitter tonight as Tim Lauer's new favourite picture. http://www.flickr.com/photos/lydiamaria/3075298475/ I checked it out immediately. What a great picture. If you're into pricing, that's a pair of expensive computers those youngsters are holding. It's interesting to see them so engaged with their technology. I just hope, in the best sense of … Continue reading A Great Picture
This past week, my wife and I watched the Gemini Awards on television. The Geminis recognize the very best in Canadian broadcast television. My son works in production for the Survivorman series and they were nominated for three awards. The show was well produced with a great deal of interesting personalities on and off the … Continue reading December 2008 GEC Computers in the Classroom Newsletter